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The Latest: Israeli defense minister shrugs off video threat

Israel's Defense Minister has shrugged off threats by Gaza militants who released a video clip showing army officers through the cross-hairs of a Palestinian sniper
Apr. 20, 2018

Reports: Leaders OK Prince Charles as next Commonwealth head

British media outlets say heir to the British throne Prince Charles has been approved as the next head of the Commonwealth of the U.K. and its former colonies
Apr. 20, 2018

Indonesian fishermen rescue Rohingya in seas off Aceh

Authorities said Indonesian fishermen rescued 76 Rohingya Muslims stranded off the coast of Aceh in the latest attempt by members of the persecuted ethnic group to flee Myanmar by sea
Apr. 20, 2018

1 person in custody after raids at Porsche

Prosecutors say one person is in custody in an investigation of current and former managers at automaker Porsche, a unit of Volkswagen, over the company's diesel emissions scandal
Apr. 20, 2018

As Prince's health waned, alarm grew in inner circle

Investigative files in Prince's death show that members of his inner circle were growing increasingly alarmed about an opioid addition as his health waned in the final days of his...
Apr. 20, 2018

How the AP-NORC poll on foreign policy was conducted

How the AP-NORC poll on foreign policy was conducted
Apr. 20, 2018

AP-NORC Poll: Americans expect Russia tension will get worse

Americans are largely pessimistic about U.S. relations with Russia and China in the next year, and despite signs of diplomatic progress with Kim Jong Un over nuclear weapons, nearly half...
Apr. 20, 2018

Trump calls OPEC efforts to boost oil prices 'not good'

President Donald Trump says oil-producing cartel OPEC "is at it again," and that efforts to maintain high prices "will not be accepted!"
Apr. 20, 2018

Barbara Bush believed literacy could cure other ills

Barbara Bush came up with the idea of focusing on literacy as first lady during a jog in 1978, the year her husband considered his first run for president
Apr. 20, 2018

Indonesian fishermen rescue Rohingya in seas off Aceh

Police in Indonesia say fishermen have rescued 76 Rohingya Muslims from a boat stranded off Aceh province
Apr. 20, 2018

Croatia's president honors victims of WWII camp

Croatian president has visited the site of a World War II concentration camp and honored its victims amid continued boycott by Croatia's Jews of the official commemoration ceremonies
Apr. 20, 2018

The Latest: Gaza youth dies of Israeli fire near border

The Latest: Gaza Health Ministry says 25-year-old Palestinian dies after being wounded by Israeli fire near Gaza border
Apr. 20, 2018

UK lawmakers form group to combat 'malign' Russian influence

British lawmakers have set up a special group to focus on Russian meddling, saying more must be done to understand the extent of Moscow's "malign influence."
Apr. 20, 2018

The Latest: Trump defends Flynn after release of Comey memos

President Donald Trump is defending his former national security adviser after the release of memos written by former FBI Director James Comey
Apr. 20, 2018

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: James Comey's memos reveal conversations with President Trump; Cuba gets a new leader after nearly 60 years of the Castro brothers' rule; U.S. travel ban...
Apr. 20, 2018

Global shares fall back on trade worries, tech outlook

Global shares are lower on trade worries and tech outlook after the IMF warned over the potential for trade tensions
Apr. 20, 2018

In Comey memos, Trump talks of jailed journalists, 'hookers'

President Donald Trump talked with former FBI director he had concerns about security adviser's judgment
Apr. 20, 2018

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he will leave his position at end of season after more than 21 years in charge

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he will leave his position at end of season after more than 21 years in charge
Apr. 20, 2018

Large area of Berlin center evacuated for WWII bomb disposal

Berlin police are evacuating thousands from a central area of the German capital and shutting down the main train station in preparation for the removal of an unexploded World War...
Apr. 20, 2018

First clues emerge about Cuba's future under new president

First clues of Cuba's future power structure under new president emerge
Apr. 20, 2018

Mahathir's wife urges Malaysia's women to be 'queenmakers'

The wife of former Malaysian leader Mahathir Mohamad is urging women to support the opposition coalition in next month's general election for a better future
Apr. 20, 2018

Indonesia's Aceh canes couples for public shows of affection

Indonesia's deeply conservative Aceh province has publicly caned unmarried couples for showing affection in public and two women for prostitution
Apr. 19, 2018

Volcano in southern Japan erupts for 1st time in 250 years

A volcano in southern Japan has erupted for the first time in 250 years, and the authorities have set up a no-go zone around the mountain
Apr. 19, 2018

Columbine, Parkland students unite for voter registration

On eve of 19th anniversary of Columbine High School shooting, Colorado students join a group of students from Florida's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School to rally for gun control and...
Apr. 19, 2018

Fired FBI deputy chief Andrew McCabe faces criminal referral

The Justice Department's inspector general has sent a criminal referral about fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe to federal prosecutors in Washington
Apr. 19, 2018

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